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across the northeast. in 1821 a hurricane hit new york city and the flooding was so severe that the east and hudson rivers merged. flooding lower manhattan up to canal street. another hurricane wiped away a resort island off the rocaway. dozens of hurricanes and tropical storms have created havoc across new york and new jersey. one of them was in 1992. here is faith banters report. >> reporter: in a city that has seen just about anything, most new yorkers have never seen anything like this. this is fdr drive on new york's east side completely under water. rescue workers have to dawn scuba gear to rescue people. walking was just as hazardous with winds gusting up to 70 miles per hour in this torrential rainfall. the fierce storm closed down the staten island ferry, the statute of liberty and the subway system. most commuters trains were stopped in their tracks or delayed stranding hundreds of thousands in the city. even new york's laguardia airport sucomb to mother nature's wrath. >> we have a mess. >> reporter: the entire atlantic seaboard got pounded by hurricane like winds of up to 90
above and the storm brewing off the coast. day two in daily city, one filled with spraying -- >> people play there or walk their dogs. >> doesn't look like it today. >> not any more. >> reporter: buried, a critical one in the park. today, the hunt to find it got underway. meantime, romero is talking about this massive hole in the hillside, the engineers deemed it stable, the focus is on erosion control. we are basically trying to create a buffer zone around. basically the mud will stay until the weekend. right now, we are fighting the weather. >> >> crews are digging to divert the incoming rain off the hillside and right into the storm drain into the park. drain crews eventually found out and cleaned out in the afternoon. even so, residents concerned about the hillside. >> does it look stable to you, right now? >> no, i don't think so. >> reporter: crews put some hay bails on the sidewalk to separate the mud in the street. coming up at 6:00, we'll tell you what some residents are doing with the cars that were once nearly buried in mud. >> >> and we have more pictures from the mudslide i
is it living here in an affluent city here, how difficult is the struggle. >> it's hard to find a job, for one. the living situation, it's all of us in a crowded house. >> reporter: how will this help you, i mean? >> it will alleviate me a little bit for the holidays and be able to give my daughter an awesome holiday season. >> reporter: okay. thank you so much crystal cordova, who's been waiting out here since 6:30 last night. sacred heart has been doing this for 48 years. they say the need is greater this year compared to last year. the high-tech job growth has not helped low income families, but this nonprofit needs food and toy donations for this give away to work. they say money is always welcome. now, these people are still waiting here. we're looking at somebody who's still sleeping under the umbrella. they're going to wait here. registration starts at 7:30 this morning. people can still come down here, but again, you have to be prepared -- to wait. reporting, janine de la vega, ktvu channel 2 news. >>> a 44-year-old man was shot in front of a home on west 18 18th street at 8:30 last ni
. >>> right now pg&e crews are in city hall trying to deal with a problem and just a few minutes ago a third crew came through. >>> i am an honorary council -- >> the sex scandal which out of control. and the new 911 tape at the center of this soap opera. >>> and the killer of sierra lemar facing new charges, we will tell you what his co- workers are saying about that. >>> and there could be more trouble in the days ahead, ktvu channel 2 morning news continues. >>> this is ktvu channel 2 morning news. >>> good morning, thank you for joining us on this wednesday morning, november 1st, i am pam -- november 14th, i am pam cook. >> let's go to steve paulson, he has your forecast. >>> this will be the last day for really warm temperatures and today there is going to be lots of 70s and the warmest temperatures will be on the bay and on the coast, here is sal. >> 680 through the walnut creek area no problem on northbound 680 coming up. 6:01 let's go back to the desk. >>> right now pg&e crews are at san francisco city hall trying to get the power to work normally. there was an explosion
this as a chance to put city residents to work during the announcement dozens of construction workers and apprentices were onhand hoping to be part of this huge project. >> many of the people in this room are looking for that opportunity from all walks of life. they say -- they see had as a citywide project. it's everybody's future. >> reporter: i hope to be working high in the sky and, i know, just making this project go as best as it can go. >> reporter: the city hire said he expects this will mean that 4,000 san franciscans will be put to work. the team and builders are hiring half of their apprentice workers from san francisco. >>> this is mandatory. the warriors are partners in labor, the contractors have committed to work with us to make local hiring mandatory. 50% local apprentices will build this arena. >> reporter: now, the waiver yers plan to move from oakland to san francisco into a 17,000- seat arena in time for the 2017 see on. but this project has its critics. some neighbors worry about noise, traffic and some also question the team's financial deal with the city that wo
as his director. the port of oakland is an independent department of city of the oakland and over sees not just the city of oakland but the airport as well. they have a regularly scheduled meeting and they will be discussing some of their policies at that thursday meeting. khou channel 11 news. >>> we have new details involving the scandal former director general david petraeus and it now involves another official. he is now under investigation for reportedly exchanges inappropriate e-mails to the woman who was linked to the general david petraeus scan tall. there is now thousands of e- mails between them and he did not say if they were sexual in nature. they are also saying there were other e-mails but did not say more. >> he is entitled to due process in this matter. in the meantime, the secretary has asked the president and the president has agreed to put his nomination on hold until actions are tang. >> reporter: he was supposed to be heard at a confirmation hearing and that hear be has now been lunched. they are now under investigation by the fbi's internal affairs department. the
's what greeted daly city residents after a broken water main unleashed a torrid of mud. residents can are concerned about heavy rain in the forecast toward the end of the week, amber. >> reporter: ken, city workers planned to return to this neighborhood first light tomorrow morning to clean up the mess that's still here at hillside park. they'll preparing for the rain that's expected later this week. by nightfall crews were still spraying off what mud what left on sidewalks, roadways and vehicles after a day long vehicle records. a sight welcomed by neighbors. some said the mud soaked streets kept them from going to work. >> reporter: why couldn't you go to work? >> i could not drive out, i could not walk because it was 3 feet deep. >> reporter: another neighbor tried to drive through the mess, the result a wheel taped in mud and a note that read, will be picked up by insurance company. >> i told him he should not run the motor because i was worried the mud would fill the catalytic converter. >> i'm really scared that mud could come again. because there's that one spot that came down
would unfairly punish them. >>> time now 5:07, you are watching daily city, why? >> because there is a water- main break there, and a little while ago, we found out about it, it is on the hillside park neighborhood of daily city. pretty significant in that neighborhood, it would not surprise me that some are on the way. a rather significant break and it is not a major street not affecting a major freeway but could affect the streets nearby let's go westbound, there is no big backup, coming into san francisco, clear weather and i will let steve elaborate on that. that traffic looks good getting up to highway 17. 508, steve. >> yes, other locations are in the city, today we start off cold for some it will be mild for others and warm for everybody. a few high clouds, by the weekend cloudy skies rain is on the way, light rain starting friday heavy rain comes in sunday into mondayment we will top out tomorrow especially from half-moon bay, santa cruz, 60s and 70s you can see right where everything is going under a over. you get a lot of -- going up and over. you get a lot of thos
into the city with no major problems on the span. >>> late night explosion and fire inside san francisco city hall. the smoke spread through the building including the rotunda. claudine wong is there and pg&e is there trying to get power back, what is going on claudine? >>> you can hear the hummers. >> reporter: they do have power and let me show you what is happening now. you have two pg&e crews. let me take you up the steps of city hall. they are basically on the side of st. hall and they have two big generators and that hum is working over time. we have seen crews set up in and around that area and i asked when they would be back and he said he would not know and they tried sent somebody out to talk to us. we know this work has been going on all night. let me show you video from the scene. this all started at 9:30 and this was in the basement of city hall. it did set off the sprinklers. >> we cut them off as soon as we arrived. we saw an isolated area in the basement and we still have to get the water out of there. >> reporter: back here they called pg&e to turn off the power so they can g
&e crews continue to work at san francisco's city hall this morning. they've been there an south africaal -- an electrical explosion last night in the basement. claudine wong is live where it is expected to open to the public. will it be business as usual? >> reporter: we're told that city hall will open back up this morning. we have several pg&e trucks behind me. there's one next to me. if you come up here in the steps of city hall, you can see the lights are back on. they've been on since we arrived here this morning. generators are also on and they've -- at one point we thought we saw one them pop off. if we take a look over here, the generators are still right here at city hall. they've been busy all night making sure things are running inside. you see the tops of those generators? can see they are working hard and you can see the crews coming in and out of here. as far as when everything will be back to normal you, i can show you the scene last night, the problems really started last night, someone smelled -- smelled smoke and there was an explosion. what happened, that set up sprink
're tracking daly city flooding. tara moriarty is live on the scene. good morning, tara. >> reporter: good morning. you know, the damage here is pretty incredible. if you take a look behind me here, you can see where the mud and the water ended but it began all the way up the hill where those trees are and this entire neighborhood is just basically -- has mud all over the streets. about two dozen people had to be evacuated off bonnie street. the mud swept down the street. deputy was the first news -- ktvu was the first news crew to arrive on the scene. we saw the water mixed with the mud gushing down the hillside. the brake happening off luzane avenue and bonnie street. crews have it under control. the water has stopped racing down the hill. we spoke to the neighbor who called 911 initial. he said it was scary -- initially. he stayed was scary initially. >> the entire lawn was covered. there was a stream going down the street. i went downstairs and i got on my cell phone and called 911. >> reporter: the mud is up past the car tires at some -- some of the vehicles. several streets are block
as their cars were caked in mud. >> they are cleaning everything. >> filing a claim for this car with the city? >> maybe, maybe not. >> reporter: a prime example of the day after, roots and branches and mud stuck under this mini van. a lot of people are telling us their insurance companies are telling them, don't turn the car over, we'll come out and tow it away. we have rain on the way. >> does it look stable to you? >> no, i don't think so. >> reporter: city spokesman said engineers deem the hillside stable, right now, the focus is erosion control. >> we will not be in a position to pull all of it out, we are trying to keep the mud at bay until the weekend. right now, we are fighting the weather. -- >> each member will stay awake in the middle of the night just to speck out this -- >> >> reporter: at last check, city clerk said one resident has so far filed a claim with the city. >>> john mcafee said he is in hiding, staying one step ahead of police that want to question him in a homicide case. the software pioneer tells associated press he thinks the police anti-gang unit wants to kill him
the weather any time including the forecast for your city. also live radar for storm tracker ii. >>> new video tonight of a fatal drive by shooting in oakland. witnesses tell us a car pulled up next to the victim's car. a person got out but unloaded shots into the vehicle where the teen was sitting. the shooting happened just after 7:00 on 26th avenue in the fruitvale. witnesses say the victim was a teenage boy who lived in the neighborhood. his name has not yet been released. there's no description so far of the shooter or the get away car. >>> president obama addressed the so called fiscal cliff today in his first public comment since election night. he said that he is open to compromise but as nicole collins reports he also laid down one major condition. >> i refuse to accept any approach that isn't balanced. >> reporter: president obama drawing a line on the sand saying any agreement on deficit reduction must include tax increases on the wealthy. >> we have to combine -- i'm open to compromise. i'm open to new ideas. >> reporter: house speaker john boehner reiterating his plan. the speaker
when the ambulance arrived. live in oakland, ken wayne. >>> police in san francisco say a daly city woman has surrendered, and has admitted she is responsible for a hit and run accident involving a bicyclity. it happened monday in the presidio. the woman surrendered last night, after police reported that police were looking for a hit-and-run driver. the cyclist told us he suffered a major concussion. he also lost his bike, which he says was stuck to the front of the vehicle. the damaged bike was later found. police say the woman apologized, but is being charged with felony hit-and- run. her name still hasn't been released. >>> more problems tonight for toyota. the company is recalling hundreds of thousands of prius hybrids. many prius owners are just now hearing about this recall. >> reporter: frank, many toyota customers told us they bought a prius because of its gas mileage and dependability. tonight, school teacher marian mark drove her 2007 prius to the downtown toyota of oakland dealership to get her tires checked. she told us she wasn't aware of the latest recall. >> if there'
on the right, it is a nice looking drive heading to downtown oakland. if you are driving south to union city fremont, 880 tell looks good. let's go to steve. >>> thank you very much. kind of cold out there when we had clear skies, and that's not the case here, a little bit warmer, 30s and 40s, we will start off with a cooler morning, about the same by noon, mainly favoring the north and more of the same, maybe hazy skies, you have an easterly or northerly breeze and it will stay that way towards the end of the week. fort could he have, fort brag, high pressure says i'll take everything north. a cold start and light rain stays up north far enough that i don't have to worry about it. it could be colder, we have a few high clouds up above. not much of a breeze but that's the direction of the wind is coming from and the wind is coming from the east at fairfield. you can see where the line is drawn, everything south of that is behind mid-level clouds and this pattern is holding until about friday. this system will give us a lift and when this system begins to move is the big question. it will ta
will punish students who take longer to graduate. >>> and administrators at city college of san francisco say that the passage of two measure by voters this week will help with the school's financial situation but they are not out of the woods yet. city college benefits financially from the passing of state proposition 30 which prevents further cuts to community colleges and from proposition a, that's a parcel tax to generate revenue for city college. the school has been threatened with looses it's accredit arc tion. >> we are following developing news in the east bay. traffic is heavy near the newest outlet mall. this is a live picture from news chopper 2. this is interstate 580 in livermore. most likely i'm guessing eastbound since that would be the direction from the main -- from the east bay toward the mall. there is an accident at the off ramp right near the outlet, those are the brand new outlet mall that just opened two hours ago and if you can see -- as we pan over the mall itself, right there and looks like the parking lot is full of cars, and we saw that huge line of traffic as peo
of a quarter million dollars. police say no arrests have been made. >> the city of oakland is trying to make it easier for drivers to pay for parking. the city plans to replace nearly 4000 parking meters with new meter heads that accept credit and debit cards as well as coins. the city has launched a pay by phone option for drivers. today it announced the extension of its 5 minute grace period pilot program. >>> thousands of families signed up for the holiday food and toy program in san jose. nearly 200 people braved the cold, wet weather and camped out to be the first for the sacred heart community as much ass annual registration. many people told ktvu they wouldn't be able to get through without the donations. >> if it wasn't for sacred heart i don't know how we would have gotten groceries. >> sacred heart expects to distribute 4000 food boxes for thanksgiving and 3200 for christmas. they plan to give out 16,000 toys at christmas. >> a bottleneck in the south bay is finally getting some relief. the major step taken today. >> i'm back here in a few minutes. what a beautiful night. it's clea
. >> the city attorney in oakland has finalled papers opposing a federal takeover of the oakland police department. the plaintiffs have asked for a court appointed receiver to take over the department because they claim the department hasn't fulfilled all the requirements. the city attorney says appointing a receiver would be inappropriate and might make it harder for the city to comply. >>> police today arrested two people suspected in the killing of a man. investigators say felicia viscania and joshua perry shot vaugn walker after an argument over money. walker died shortly afterward at the hospital. it's unclear how the suspects knew walker. both suspects are expected to be charged with murder. >> one that has taken over america's economic debate is the fiscal cliff. it's the drastic automatic spending cuts and tax cups that will take effect. a washington correspondent explains the sense of urgency. >> reporter: now that the election is over this is washington's next fight. tackling the nation's debt. expiring tax cuts, massive layoffs, it's hanging over the heads of the most powerfu
to the desk. >>> and breaking news out of daily city where dozens of people have been forced to evacuate. this is a huge problem, flooding, water and mud, this is a look overhead from news chopper 2, you can tell but that's mud out in the street. we have new information on the damage this has caused and some new information, sarah? >> this is a water-main break and it you take a look behind me, this is four long city blocks that the water had to panhandle up where chopper two is. that is how far away we are from where this water-main is and we are quite a distance and it picked up a lot of debris along the way . there was some sort of pipes bursting at hillside park and we have dramatic pictures of water gushing down the hillside. it happened at 4:30 this morning and it seems crews do have a break and they have a handle on it nowment he says it happened when i was 30 years old but there was a big rain storm which clogged the sewers and all of this got covered with mud and i guess they are doing it again. >> reporter: they say some trees have fallen off the hillside up at the park there a
and provisional ballots to be counted. >>> 7:23. well, a city council candidate in kentucky found out the hard way that every vote counts. robert mcdonald finished in a dead heat on tuesday for the walton city council. both had 669 votes. walton said he probably would have won if his wife, katie, had voted. she never made it to the polls because she works the overnight shift. she was sound asleep. >> she's like, you have to be kidding me. she could tell by the look on my face what it was. yeah, should have woke you up. >> that's the way it is in kentucky. well, the fate depends on the toss of a coin. whoever wins they will be seated on schedule -- city council. >>> there's speculation that after legallallizing the use of -- legalizing the use of marijuana could bring in more people to those states. the federal government which bans the use of marijuana is reviewing the issue and obviously federal law trumps state law. so still a lot of issues to be worked out. >>> absolutely. let's go to sal. we have a new crash in oakland. >> where is it? >> in a bad spot right here at 880. we have a camera there
springing up through the city. it happened less than three hours ago. smoke and flames were shooting out of the bar where investigators believe somebody started it 3:00 a.m. this morning. the blaze caused $50,000 in damage. head to cut a hole in the roof and the flames melted the pool tables and beer signs inside. agencies from outside came in to help and they believe this latest work is the help of an arizona any of the. we tonight have any real reason. i can't speculate i tonight know why or what. >> reporter: now another fire broke out in an empty house off of alabama street and that fire was ignited outside of a door and caused $75,000 in damage. firefighters have seen a pattern in these fires and they are all lit outside of the building in the early morning hours. when we asked how close the targeted buildings were and he was up all night deal with theel become a fire. tara moriarty ktvu channel 2 morning news. >>> a man reported his friend disappeared on the college campus yesterday evening. less than an hour later searchers found the body of a man in his 20s. his friend identifie
. the cleanup is underway after that flood and mess made a midwest of the daly city neighborhood. tara moriarty was the first on the scene to bring us the dramatic pictures and is live to show us how the hillside has changed. tara? >> reporter: well, the hillside that got swept into the neighborhood, for right now, what the public crews works are trying to do is dig this street out of this landslide. tens of thousands of gallons of water mixed with mud gushed down the hillside. >> the entire lawn was covered. there was like a stream going down the street. >> reporter: he lived near the water creek where a pipe burst. >> i called 911. >> reporter: 40 people had toking evacuated -- to had to be evacuated. neighbors were in bewilderment. this woman's daughter said her car couldn't drive to work this morning. >> nobody can get out of the street. >> reporter: public crews and neighbors spent most of the morning trying to dig out of this. while the city repairs the broken pipe neighbors have much more concerns. does it make you worried it is unstable? >> i think so. >> reporter: now, luckily, no one
created a muddy mess out there. >> reporter: daly city clean up crews responded immediately. dozens of big trucks hauled the heavy wet muck away all day. equipment included a fleet of huge cleaning vacuum trucks. you have to get this stuff while it's still pliable because down there in the sewer it can set up like concrete guaranteeing more flooding in future storms. right now it's very, very critical to get it washed down while you can see it's still malleable and we can get it out of the storm drain. >> reporter: now the major problem remaining, what to do about that big gash in the hill above. consumer editor tom vacar, ktvu channel 2 news. >>> let's give you a live look now from our own news chopper 2. you can see the difference 12 hours makes. we just showed you pictures of how the street was covered with muddy water. and we just showed you the live pictures and you can see how crews are cleaning it down. one resident said he woke up thinking there had been some kind of storm. he then looked outside and saw his lawn covered in mud and the stream of mud flowing down the street. >> chr
news. >>> a wall of water and mud rushed through a daly city neighborhood destroying homes and cars in its wake. we have live team coverage tonight beginning with ktvu's christien kafton who spoke to residents who are still assessing the damage this evening. christian. >> frank if you take a look here mind me. you can see the earth movers and barricades and wet roads behind me. there's still plenty of mud on the sides of the road. now the big concern is one big rainstorm could lead to an even bigger mess. >> reporter: neighbors say it all started before 4:30 this morning with tens of thousands of gallons of water and tons of mud running like a river through the streets of daly city. arturo ramirez was evacuated after emergency crews arrived on scene and saw what appeared to be a collapsing hillside. >> i can see the water coming down and fiberglass, the police said you guys better evacuate. the water is coming down fast. >> reporter: from chopper 2 you can get a sense of the damage all the result of an 8-inch water main break. the water main leads to a waste water treatment plant up
. >>> 19 minutes before #. happening now, president obama is on his way to the new york city area, which is still trying to recover from super storm sandy. you can see the president there walking across the tarmac, waving to people there. the president is about to fly to jfk airport in new york city. he's expected to get there in about an hour. flying directly out of air force one, and traveling to staten island, an area hit hard by the super storm sandy. the president plans to survey the damage from super storm sandy and the recent nor'easter, he will meet with families affected by the storms, like he did two weeks ago in new jersey, where these pictures are from. governor cuomo said he will ask for $30 billion in federal aid. and people are still without power after two and a half weeks. >>> the fda has reports of 13 deaths that could be linked to a caffeinated energy drink. the fda says there is no evidence linking five hour energy drinks to the deaths, but in each case, it is cited for possible involvement. and the fda continues to very long. the maker says the drink is safe when use
's giveaway in some cities. so we're tacking on an extra day to our giveaway. >> yep. adding an extra day and another ipad. we'll be doing this thing all the way through thanksgiving day. >> we're showing a little extra love, right, steven? >> right. in a bit, telling you monday's buzzword and how to enter. >> remember, you have to be 18 years or older to enter our giveaway. >> stand by for monday's buzzword and good luck, everybody. >>> ladies, take you on a little visual tour of this bridge. translation, the old bridge in bosnia herzegovina. the thing was built in the early 16th century. the bridge you're seeing is not the original. it stood for 427 year, stood through world war i, through world war ii, but in 1993, destroyed in the croat/bosnia war. gunshots, you can see the town was torn apart, including this bridge, but they rebuilt it and's in 2004 it was reopened. huge his tore irk many significance in that city, because as a rite of passage, young men jump off this bridge. it's a tradition. in 1968 they create add formal competition for these divers, but check them out. >> oh, wow
brings relief to san francisco city college. voters approved proposition a, it will provide $14 million to city college each year for the next 8 years. it comes at a critical time for the school that is facing financial problems and a threat to its accreditation. >>> the cheersmaded in chicago -- cheers faded in chicago today, ktvu's ken pritchett was there for the early morning victory celebration. >> reporter: president obama's acceptance speech ended a long run for the white house. he started that speech with a theme of bringing people together. >> we are an american family and we rise or fall together as one nation and as one people. >> reporter: president obama says he congratulated governor romney on a hard fought campaign. >> the romney family chosen to give back to america through public service and that is the legacy we honor tonight. >> reporter: instead of a narrow victory, president obama scored a decisive win in the electoral college and he acknowledged the volunteers that helped make that possible. >> to the best campaign team and volunteers in the history of politics. [ c
. >>> union city police made an investigation as a woman was taking out the trash, this mysterious thing happened and police have just spoken to the family, good afternoon jeanine. >> reporter: good afternoon. they are gathered where all morning long people are shaking their hands in shock because their loved ones discovered he is now gone. >> amelia gonzalez can't get over how her brother was found. the woman who lives at this home was taking out the trash. when she hoped it, she found mr. perez unconscious. >> she couldn't get him conscious. >> reporter: they recognized him, he was a close family friend who stayed at their home from time to time. police say there were no obvious signs of trauma. detectives are tracking down where the garbage can came from. >> whether somebody else was place in the can we just don't know. we are treating it is a serious crime. >> reporter: his family said he suffered from a bone disease and was on disability. they described him as always smiling. >> he was the most kind hearted person. he loved everybody. he was non-judge mental and accepted every
claudine wong is at city hall, good morning claudine wong. >> reporter: we have two trucks outside city hall and lights are on and they do expect to be open for business. i want to walk you over to the right side of this business because that is where you have two generators and that's what you are hearing. the hum of two generators going on since early this morning, i did ask a person when he thought regular power will restore and this is a situation which has been ongoing since last night. there wasn't an he can legs call explosion -- an electrical explosion and there was some water because sprinklers came on and head to call pg&e to turn it off. >> this is a high voltage area so we can't get anybody inside so we have the power cut off. >> back live out here in front of city hall, you can see the power is back on. they talked about calling the power off so they had to turn off several locations. we are told they will be open for business but the work is still ongoing and we have been trying to get ahold of somebody working on this pulling and we will let you know as soon as we ge
followed him on city streets streets but the driver kept going. it appears the driver park crashed near a parked -- driver crashed near a park vehicle. then the chase continued where the jeep cherokee crashed into a signal fence and the driver has been investigated for several things including suspected dui. the chase lasted forbearly five minutes but again a lot of damage this morning. take a look at this truck, this is just one of the vehicles hit in all of this and i just spoke to a police officer who told me, when he was -- what he was told was this driver hit this vehicle and came back around and that's when she hit the driver. live here in san francisco claudine wong ktvu channel 2 morning news. >>> police are now investigating a serious death. a man reported his friend disappeared early yet evening. less than an hour earlier they found a man in us -- man in his 20s. he was not affiliated with uc berkeley. investigators do not think foul play was involved. >>> they are questioning cat williams the man was possibly attacked and possibly at in the head. witnesses are surprised -- su
. >> gas rationing in new york city and long island seems to be working lines now shorter and people don't appear to be as frustrated. driver was license plates in odd and even numbers alternating days they can fill up. officials say many supply terminals remain shut down or limited following the storm and aaa said drivers are filling up more because they are afraid gas won't be available. >>> the president will travel to new york next week to see how the recovery effort is coming along. he will meet with storm victims and first responders on thursday. new york officials say the damage from sandy in their state alone could total $33 billion. >> now that the election is over the health care law will be a main topic of discussion between republicans and democrats. the gop hoped to repeal the act but with the president winning the election both parties have indicated its time to fine tune the policy. areas they will look at include stabilizing health care costs, and making easier for people to find affordable plans. more than 40 million don't have health insurance. >> the city of san fran
information for a popular video game. ktvu's claudine wong is in redwood city this morning. has been getting reaction this morning. >> reporter: that's right, we are in front of electric arts here in redwood city. this is the company that makes the video game, medal of honor, war fighter, a game that has being touted as realistic and so realistic that the seven navy seals are in trouble. this is video of that game released just last month. the company said in it's first press release about the game that it was written by tier one operators deployed over seas and allows users to experience the action as it might have unfolded. a tier one operator is commandos involved in sensitive operations and these are members of seal team 6 the commando unit credited with the operation against osama bin laden's compound last year. those seals didn't ask the government before they talked and 7 of them have received letters of reprimand and will lose half their pay for two months. admiral gary binneli issued a statement we do not tolerate deviations from the policies that governor who we are in the united s
are driving into the city. it should be easy at this point. and this is northbound 280 getting up to highway 17 and traffic is getting along nicely. >> high clouds, cold, 40s popping up. it is going to be a fight between a couple of weak pressure and high pressure -- weak systems and high pressure. 30s and 40s if it was not for a little breeze, higher clouds are taking the edge off but you can see where the line is being drawn. north bay partly cloudy skies, our forecast keeps everything to the north. it looks good, but we will start to warm up as these systems come through and high pressure builds back in and everything stays to the north maybe six or seven days out and i will wait until i see the whites of its eyes. a cold morning though, temperatures, 50s and 60s, mainly a lot of low 60s. santa cruz will be the warmest san mateo 62, warmer afternoon highs, then increasing clouds, sometime on the weekend, we get some clouds, maybe some light rain and this is where a heavier system comes in. european markets are mixed in early trading so far. investors are worrying about indicating informat
thrive >>> police are investigating the death of a young union city man. it all started when a woman was taking out her trash. we'll explain. >>> a car plunges over and the surprising news about the two people inside the car. >> reporter: just two hours from now, negotiations will resume in a week-long grocery strike involving raley's supermarkets. >>> and why a tragic killings that led to a warning for homeless women in one bay area city. "mornings on 2" begins right now. >>> well, good morning. welcome to "mornings on 2." i'm dave clark. >> i'm tori campbell. it's monday, november 12th. >>> an east bay woman is making -- made a shocking discovery on 10th street in union city. janine de la vega is live on the scene with more. >> reporter: good morning, tori. that's because a man was found in a trash can. family and friends are grieving him this morning. they are too shaken up to speak on camera. but they've set up candles here to honor his memory. police were called here on 10th street after a woman taking out her trash found an unconsciousman inside. they recognize him t wa
they are all connected coming up. over the past 8 months there have been at least 30 fires started in the city of vallejo. ktvu channel 2 morning news tara moriarty. >>> they are investigating a mysterious disappearance a man reported his disappearance yesterday evening. less than an hour later they found his body. he may have fallen and hit a large rock. campus police say he was not affiliated with uc berkeley. an autopsy will be performed. >>> it was an alleged assault last night in oakland. after police rushed to the correct yard, reportedly a man was attacked possibly in the head with a bottle at the hotel parking lot. as police investigated, cat william was detained for questioning which surprised people we were talking to. >> i saw fire trucks a bunch of cars and we were trying to look around and see what was happening. >> cat williams is supposed to get on stable tomorrow night at the oracle arena. >>> big refineries may have deceived people into paying higher prices. the refineries announced they had shut down for maintenance for two weeks but the report claims records including admiss
on a large train like this one. locomotives are pulling 41 refrigerated cars to new york city loaded with about a half million gallons of orange juice. the train -- this video is a really awesome time lap of that over 1200 mile journey. the train starrestarts in brade florida, through the trees and low-lying areas into towns and cities. >> this is from the conductor's point of view. >> yep. normally takes about 48 hours. in this video, about 20 two minutes. >> i love this guy. he stops, cleans off the lens of the camera, train keeps going and eventually makes his way into jersey city, new jersey. the amount of orange juice they're carrying on the train is enough to give every new yorker one glass of juice. >> how sweet. >> a lot of orange juice. >> and it's cold and flu season. good to get the vitamin c. >>> that's it for our show. thanks for spending time with us and we'll see you tomorrow, everybody.
from europe. >>> the city of san jose is raising its minimum wage before the level set by the state. live at san jose state, and tells us the vote could be the start of a whole new trend. >> reporter: frank, if you work in san jose and make minimum wage, you're getting a raise. you just have to look across the street to find a business affected. at grande restaurante, it will soon cost more dough for these employees that make dough. >> increased prices reduces sales. it's kind of hard right now. >> reporter: increasing the minimum wage from $8 an hour to $10 an hour. >> it means that i will be able to go off of food stamps, which i'm currently on, and i won't have to pick and choose between which bills i have to pay. >> it adds up over time. >> reporter: you can see by green on this map, the strongest support came from the downtown, northern, and eastern portions of san jose. >> it's obvious the voters of san jose really voted with their hearts, not their minds. >> reporter: starting next year, san francisco's rate will go up to $10.55 an hour. albuquerque, new mexico's wage will ri
into the city and no problems getting onto the bridge and if you are driving on san jose freeways, northbound 885, we are off to a good start, here is mark. >>> temperatures are cooling off, so our weather pattern continues to change, transitioning to a wet weather pattern, you can see some showers and it will be spreading to the south as we move to the early part of the afternoon. temperature and fran 83 and oakland airport has a wind gusts up to 35 this cold weather system will continue to cool things often mainly into the lower 50s and returning to the bay area today we do bring in a chance of a few thunderstorms. you will notice this, approach being some parts of the coastline and this moves across the central portion of the bay and it targets the south bay and by 8:00 and 9:00, we could be tracking some scattered showers as well. by 12:00, a few scattered showers as we showed you and right around 52 degrees. only in the of 0s -- 60s, we have a look ahead with your weekend always in view, saturday into sunday and coming up, we will look at the winter weather advisory that is set to begi
for them on the other side. oÑ >>> special agents are targeting one city at a time going after gun owners. >> you will be close covered. >> reporter: locked and loaded, radios on. target city on this night. >> we'll search the residents. >> reporter: san leandro. >> initial contact is the most dangerous. robert slide around to the left. >> reporter: special agents from the california department of justice are on the hunt. >> it appears nobody is home at this time. >> reporter: but they keep moving. >> door to door from day into night looking for a number of people. >> 10:23, next one up is number six on the plan. >> reporter: people who they say lost their rights to own guns. but who still have them. >> these people have security doors, you can't see behind the security door when you're on the outside. >> reporter: he talks about the unknown and it's critical to point out because agents don't know what they're doing to find. they knocked on the door of a woman who was deemed mentally disabled and they found a gun and a shotgun and the bullets that go with it. >> she's prohibited until 20
of two voters will definitely help with the school's financial situation. city college benefits from proposition 30 an amount. the school has been threatened with losing its accreditation because of its precarious financial situation. >>> historians are trying solve a myth mystery about the age of the old officer's club. the adobe walls in san francisco were uncovered. they know that spanish fort is over 200 years old and now they are trying match up the old tree rings on the rings of the trees which have already been dated. and that fort would be the oldest building in all of california. >> that is really exciting. sal says it is getting busy at the toll plaza. >>> it is backed up just out of the gate and metering lights are all over the 880 interchange and back to the foot of the mcarthur maze and they are trying to get into san francisco although it is moving well, there are no major problems getting into the city. the morning commute looks good, no trouble if you are trying to get in and we have a look at livermore more -- livermore. we are finding out about an accident which cam
: hundreds of people started their afternoon outside of oakland city hall protesting police brutality. >> we're not going to go away and just take this laying down. >> reporter: it was all in the name of 1- year-old alan blueford who was hit is-shot and killed by an oakland police officer last may. >> opd has systematic problems that they refuse to address and we're beyond the point that we need to address the issues. the blueford family and their supporters have held similar rallies, but today they had support from unions, including longshoremen. >> those were the kind of actions that the labor movement needs to take to put an end to this kind of police broughtality. it's happening too often. >> reporter: the protesters marched throughout oakland. >> alan was the light in this world. am was a good boy. >> reporter: alan blueford's mother led the way. >> we want justice for our son. >> reporter: prosecutors declined to file charges saying that officer masso acted in self-defense. oakland police are targeted by the often incendiary rhetoric. >> my job is to make sure that their message c
be getting out. live here in redwood city claudine wong ktvu channel 2 news. >>> in just a couple of hours, president obama will address the nation this morning for the first time since being reelected. the president will speak from the white house at 10:05 our time this morning. coming up for you the at 5:15, the message the president is expected to give congress about how to avoid the fiscal cliff. >>> also this morning, republican house speaker john boehner will hold his own news conference. he's expected to tell us the republican position on avoiding the fiscal cliff. boehner says he's the most reasonable guy in washington and believes he can find common ground with the president. >>> they are still counting votes in florida from tuesday's election, but mitt romney's campaign advisor says president obama are will win the state. the romney campaign in florida says it only expects the president's lead in the state to grow as more ballots are counted. president obama of course won the election without florida's 29 electoral votes. >>> time 5:07. we have rain and wet roads and sal we have
of miscommunication. a young boy who was reported missing is now back home in daly city. and it turns out he didn't even know he was missing. amber lee tells us how police found this little boy. >> reporter: police tell us they used every resource available to find this little 11-year-old boy. he was found near palocita school at 11:00 p.m.. we went to the home of the boy. while we were speaking to the family, police called to tell us that the boy had been found and that they were trying to locate the father. when we told police we were with the family they asked us to let us know he was safe. >> police just found him. >> really. >> they just found him and they are going to call you any minute now. >> hello. >> mr. ren handed the phone to his stepson when detectives called because he doesn't speak english. >> hi, hi. okay where? >> reporter: in mandarin, the father thanks police. the boy's stepbrother says he is relieved. >> very happy right now. >> we caught up with father and son after they were reunited with each other. >> how are you doing? >> good. >> where did you go? >> to my friend's hous
to kill someone in the city's ocean view neighborhood. when police arrived, they found the suspect holed up in his house. negotiators eventually persuaded the man to give himself up. a search of the home showed no weapons. the suspect will undergo a mental health exam. >>> we have video in utah of a former pilot trying to steal a plane. this happened back in july. one of the wings clipped the side of the building. this happened at saint george municipal airport. the plane hit cars, fences and light poles. the pilot reportedly was being sought by police for the killing of his former girlfriend in colorado. he later killed himself after  trying to steal the plane. >>> believe it or not, they are still counting election day results in florida with the results in the presidential race too close to call. florida election officials say the final results may not be known for the weekend. but officials say it doesn't really matter. president obama won the election without those votes. however, the voting process in florida has been criticized. some of the voters have been waiting in -- had to
s.e.a.l.s unit 6 and government secrets. redwood city based eelectronics arts -- electronics' game is being touted as from navy s.e.a.l.s. and the pentagon says those s.e.a.l.s. are going to be reprimanded because they signed nondisclosure agreement forms. >> if you want to play the game, you have to play by the rules. and they accept the rules. i think -- and they accepted the rules. and they still have to play the rules like everybody else. >> all seven s.e.a.l.s were given a letter of reprimand and docked two months' pay and others are still under investigation. >>> officials at san francisco state university cut the ribbon this morning on a new place for military veterans. it's called vets -- vets owner -- corner. it's designed to be a place where military veterans studying at san francisco state can meet with other veterans. it also gives them a quiet place to study. there's also a veterans services center which opened two years ago. it gives veterans help with admissions, final aid and jump -- financial aid and job searching. >>> flames shot out the roof of this home not far
bred dogs, cats and rabbits. l.a. is the largest city in the nation to enact such a measure. and from now on, such animals sold at pet stores will come from shelters or rescue groups. an electric moment for the winner of motor trend magazine's car-of-the-year: the tesla model s sedan is the winner for 2013 and it wasn't even close - it was a unanimous decision by the magazine's panel of 11 judges, who drove more than two dozen contenders. it marks the first time ever in the 64-year history of the award that a vehicle not powered by an internal combustion engine has been selected. "tesla will definitely get a boost from getting awards. what it does is reassure investors, and they need the investment, they need the up-front money. it's expensive to start a company, much less a company from scratch." the car, from tesla motors, which is based in palo alto, california, seats up to seven passengers and in government- certified tests can travel 265 miles on a single charge. straight ahead, whether you are at the head of your company or working your way up from the bottom, tips on how to sta
as she drove on the ramp closed for construction, the incident became a pursuit as she drove on to city streets, she struck a parked car and that car hit a man walking with his by cycle. the woman continued to drive and hit another parked car at 17th and mission, that crash stopped her car and she was taken into custody. >> she was ingourd in the collision, minor, she was also taken to the hospital and once she was cleared she was booked into the county jail. >> the suspect is identified as serena barrows, the chp says she has multiple prior arrests for dui. >>> a homicide investigation in antioch brought out the bomb squad, police were called to a shooting at the apartments there shortly after 9:00 last night. they found a 32-year-old man dead in one of those apartments. they also found something they thought might be an explosive device. bomb technicians from walnut creek were called in but determined the item was not a bomb. >>> parents at a catholic school in san jose are expressing shock this noontime that a registered sex offender was on campus and that church officials apparently
into the city. if you are driving 880 north, this traffic is moving along very well in both directions. 5:19 let's go to mark. >>> thursday morning, look at what is going on behind me. it is not here just yet, but it has made our way up towards the sierra and right now this is the main system and this will be the source of some shower activity as we head into the afternoon hours. satellite and radar, we can see parts of southern california and this is the system we have been talking about over the past few days and it is already the source of some cool air and in fact right on to the weekend, some more snow showers in the sierra and this begins 10:00 this morning and all the way to 5:00 and the snow levels could be going to 2500 feet a look at snow showers. these showers begin to affect the central portions of the bay. late this afternoon it could affect parts of the south bay and still basically a chance everywhere and into the evening hours we could be tracking another batch of showers pushing into parts of the region. this morning there is a chance of a shower late this morning scattered sho
. allie rasmus, ktvu news. >>> the parade gets underway and turn on mcallister and end at city hall. the parade honors all former soldiers especially those from iraq and afghanistan. here are just a few of the other veterans day observation advances today. >> around nine, the coast card cutter returns to alameda. it is the largest naval exercise. >>> at noon, the veteran council will host the veterans day parade in downtown san jose. 1:00 p.m., there is the 23rd veteran's day parade applyover in petaluma. >>> president obama is paying tribute to the veterans. he will visit african-american national cemetery to lay a wreath at the tomb of the unknown. this is the tomb in african-american, virginia. it begins in the next hour. it is tradition that the president lay a wreath at the tomb. this is video from last year's veterans day and this includes the first lady. vice-president joe biden and his wife. we will have a look at african-american later in the newscast. >>> investigators are searching for the cause after house explosion in an indiana neighborhood. it killed at least two peop
of oakland city hall protesting police brutality. it was in name of 18-year-old allen, shot and killed by a police officers last may. >> opd has a systematic institutionalized problems they refuse to address and it's come to the point again beyond the point where they need to address the issues. >> reporter: the family and supporters held similar rallies. they support from unions. one man suggested a general strike like one that happened during the occupy protest should happen in this case. >> those are the kinds of actions the labor movement needs to take to put an end to the police brutality. it's happening too often. the protesters marched around oakland. allen's mother led the way. prosecutors declined to file charges saying the officer fired in self defense. . >> it's not my job to agree or disagree but my job is to make sure the message can be head no matter what it might be. >> reporter: the captain couldn't comment on the bring cade but officers are out protecting the people of oakland everyday. >>> this were some tepees moments aboard a southwest airlines flight that took off
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